Sir Keir Starmer insists he won’t derail Brexit as he rules out a Switzerland-style deal
- The Labour leader triggered a furious reaction from the Remainer wing of party
- Starmer has made it clear he would not cross ‘red line’ of freedom of movement
- Critics accused Starmer of being ‘dishonest’ given previous remarks on issue
Sir Keir Starmer last night mounted an audacious attempt to outflank the Tories on Brexit by ruling out the Swiss-style deal with the EU floated privately last week by Chancellor Jeremy Hunt.
The Labour leader triggered a furious reaction from the Remainer wing of his party by promising not to renegotiate Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal.
He made clear he would not cross the ‘red line’ of accepting the return of freedom of…